Turkish Journal of Physics
We investigate the Lorentz-violating effects of Standard Model Extension (SME) in single W boson production process pp → pγp → p W- q' X at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC). We employ the Weizsacker-Williams approximation for photons emitted from one of the incoming proton beams and consider γq → W- q' as a subprocess in the proton-proton collision. The behavior of the differential cross-section for various orientations of the constant background fields is obtained by taking into account longitudinal and transverse polarization states of the final W bosons.
Lorentz violation, Standard Model Extension, Large Hadron Collider
SPOR, SERDAR and ŞAHİN, İNANÇ
"Lorentz-violating effects in single W boson production at the LHC,"
Turkish Journal of Physics: Vol. 43:
1, Article 7.
Available at: https://journals.tubitak.gov.tr/physics/vol43/iss1/7